find next?

Joel Kulesza jkulesza at
Sun Feb 14 00:20:34 UTC 2021

On Sat, Feb 13, 2021 at 8:20 AM Richard Kimberly Heck <rikiheck at>

> On 2/12/21 7:43 PM, Joel Kulesza wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 12, 2021 at 8:24 AM David Pesetsky <pesetsk at> wrote:
>> Pleased indeed, thank you!!!
>> On Feb 12, 2021, at 10:14 AM, Jürgen Spitzmüller <spitz at> wrote:
>> Am Freitag, dem 12.02.2021 um 14:53 +0000 schrieb David Pesetsky:
>> If you click on the document window, the "find next" key (⌘-G ) will
>> do its job and get you to the next occurrence of the search string.
>>  Without that, however, if focus remains in the Find window, nothing
>> happens at all. That is what is non-intuitive.  In most other apps,
>> You can search for what you want with ⌘-F, and then simply pressing
>> ⌘-G gets you the next occurrence, with no other steps necessary.
>> You might be pleased to hear that your message inspired me to go ahead
>> and fix that for 2.4.0 this morning.
>> Jürgen
>> Seconding David's remarks.  I'm pleased indeed and just tested with
> master at 400cb1b.  I look forward to a rebinding of F3 -> Cmd-G, but until
> then, this is still a welcome step forward.
> It should already be like that on OSX, if you are using mac.bind.
Sorry, I thought I saw separate traffic that this was yet to come.  I've
never actually switched that on any OS I've used LyX on.  But, yes, Cmd-G
with mac.bind works as expected.

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